The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 52 42 60
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 17 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.98% 4.29% 1.67%
As % of the General category 8.76% 18.00% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 7
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £34,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £40,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
Telecoms
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk region.

General Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
194 100 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 34.04% 23.81% 27.21%
Number of salaries quoted 174 84 140
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Suffolk region.

Telecoms Salary Trend in Suffolk

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Telecoms
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -8 11 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Bury St Edmunds +8 1 £27,500 -31.25%
Telecoms
East of England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms.

1 51 (63.75%) Degree
2 31 (38.75%) MS Excel
3 28 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 26 (32.50%) MS Office
5 24 (30.00%) Marketing
6 21 (26.25%) Broadband
7 20 (25.00%) Time Management
8 19 (23.75%) Computer Science
9 16 (20.00%) Workflow
9 16 (20.00%) Validation
9 16 (20.00%) DSL
9 16 (20.00%) Cyber Security
10 15 (18.75%) Finance
10 15 (18.75%) Electronics
10 15 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
11 13 (16.25%) DWDM
11 13 (16.25%) ISO 9000
11 13 (16.25%) ISO 9001
11 13 (16.25%) Line Management
12 10 (12.50%) .NET
13 9 (11.25%) C#
13 9 (11.25%) SQL
13 9 (11.25%) TCP/IP
13 9 (11.25%) VHDL
13 9 (11.25%) Verilog
13 9 (11.25%) Embedded Systems
14 8 (10.00%) Manufacturing
14 8 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 8 (10.00%) JavaScript
14 8 (10.00%) HTML

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.75%) IIS
3 1 (1.25%) JBoss
3 1 (1.25%) Apache
3 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.25%) Lync
Applications
1 31 (38.75%) MS Excel
2 26 (32.50%) MS Office
3 15 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (5.00%) MS Project
5 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (8.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.50%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.50%) SaaS
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (26.25%) Broadband
2 16 (20.00%) DSL
3 13 (16.25%) DWDM
4 9 (11.25%) TCP/IP
5 7 (8.75%) Network Security
6 3 (3.75%) DNS
6 3 (3.75%) LAN
6 3 (3.75%) VDSL
7 2 (2.50%) VoIP
7 2 (2.50%) SSL
7 2 (2.50%) VPN
7 2 (2.50%) xDSL
7 2 (2.50%) MPLS
8 1 (1.25%) Firewall
8 1 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.25%) 4G
8 1 (1.25%) LTE
8 1 (1.25%) Internet
8 1 (1.25%) WAN
8 1 (1.25%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.25%) Selenium
1 1 (1.25%) RSpec
1 1 (1.25%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.25%) SoapUI
1 1 (1.25%) Capybara
1 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (30.00%) Marketing
2 15 (18.75%) Electronics
2 15 (18.75%) Finance
3 8 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.75%) Legal
5 1 (1.25%) Advertising
5 1 (1.25%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 15 (18.75%) Senior Manager
2 12 (15.00%) Document Manager
3 8 (10.00%) Developer
4 7 (8.75%) Analyst
4 7 (8.75%) Network Engineer
4 7 (8.75%) Network Security Engineer
4 7 (8.75%) Security Engineer
4 7 (8.75%) Cyber Security Engineer
5 5 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 5 (6.25%) Operations Manager
6 4 (5.00%) Security Analyst
6 4 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.00%) Electronics Engineer
7 3 (3.75%) IT Support
7 3 (3.75%) Software Manager
7 3 (3.75%) Software Project Manager
7 3 (3.75%) Hardware Engineer
7 3 (3.75%) Support Engineer
8 2 (2.50%) Support Analyst
8 2 (2.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.50%) .NET
2 8 (10.00%) CSS
2 8 (10.00%) HTML
3 5 (6.25%) HTML5
4 3 (3.75%) Web Services
4 3 (3.75%) J2EE
5 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.25%) ATL
6 1 (1.25%) XML
6 1 (1.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.75%) Computer Science
2 9 (11.25%) VHDL
2 9 (11.25%) Verilog
2 9 (11.25%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 7 (8.75%) DTV
5 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.75%) PMI
7 2 (2.50%) Tandem
8 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.25%) Streaming Video
8 1 (1.25%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.25%) Windows
2 2 (2.50%) Linux
2 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.50%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.25%) UNIX
3 1 (1.25%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.25%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.25%) Windows 2000
3 1 (1.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.00%) Time Management
2 16 (20.00%) Cyber Security
2 16 (20.00%) Workflow
2 16 (20.00%) Validation
3 13 (16.25%) Line Management
4 7 (8.75%) Programme Management
4 7 (8.75%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (8.75%) Signal Processing
4 7 (8.75%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (8.75%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (6.25%) Supplier Management
5 5 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 5 (6.25%) Scrum
5 5 (6.25%) Process Management
6 4 (5.00%) MVC
6 4 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.00%) CRM
6 4 (5.00%) Service Management
6 4 (5.00%) Quality Management
6 4 (5.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.25%) C#
1 9 (11.25%) SQL
2 8 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (7.50%) Java
4 2 (2.50%) C++
4 2 (2.50%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.50%) Ruby
5 1 (1.25%) Go
5 1 (1.25%) Python
5 1 (1.25%) C
Qualifications
1 51 (63.75%) Degree
2 5 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (3.75%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.25%) ISO 9000
1 13 (16.25%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.75%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 28 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.75%) SAP
3 6 (7.50%) Huawei
4 5 (6.25%) BT
5 2 (2.50%) VMware
5 2 (2.50%) Sage
6 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.25%) Apple
6 1 (1.25%) Polycom